Chad Smith

HS Grad 2015
Age 20 and 8 mos
Age on 2015 Draft 17 and 8 mos
Position(s) OF  1B, LHP
Ht/Wt 6-2, 200 lb
School  South Gwinnett
Hometown  Snellville, GA USA
Summer Team  MGBA Braves
Fall Team  MGBA Braves
MLB Draft 
Round 5 by Rangers in 2015
All Americans/All Regions
2015 Perfect Game 2nd Team All-American (Southeast - All Region 1st Team)
PG Underclass All Americans/All Regions
2013 Underclass Honorable Mention
2014 Underclass 1st Team
National Rank - Class of 2015
Ranking Last Updated: May 30, 2015
Position - OF
Outstanding all around talent. Showed very well at PG National. Good at WWBA
GA State Rank - Class of 2015
Ranking Last Updated: May 30, 2015
Position - OF

Scout Level

4 yr Commitment

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2014 National Showcase   Jun 12, 2014
PG Grade: 10
Chad Smith is a 2015 OF/LHP/1B with a 6-2 195 lb. frame from Snellville, GA who attends South Gwinnett HS. Strong well proportioned athletic build. 6.56 runner, athletic actions in the outfield, works through the ball well, long loose arm action with good arm strength, projectable arm. Left handed hitter, loose quick swing with good extension out front, good raw bat speed, tends to get too inside the ball at times, best bat speed and contact when the barrel gets out, ball comes off the barrel hard when squared, line drive plane with occasional lift. Very projectable player with some big tools. Good student, verbal commitment to Georgia.
PG Career Progression
Best PG Grade: 10.00
1.00 improvement beginning on Aug 05, 2013
PG Grade

Percentile Rank among grad class in the recorded year

FB 88 mph
88.33% Rank
best 97  avg 82
 (2015 class in 2014)

best 97  avg 80
 (2015 class)
60 6.56 sec
98.26% Rank
best 6.17  avg 7.26
 (2015 class in 2014)

best 6.17  avg 7.33
 (2015 class)
OF 90 mph
96.73% Rank
best 95  avg 80
 (2015 class in 2013)

best 95  avg 81
 (2015 class)
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